Elaine Zukerman is the Advocacy and Communications Director at the NC Early Education Coalition, where she leads communications efforts and statewide advocacy for young children, their families, and their early educators. The Coalition is also the backbone organization for the Think Babies™ NC Alliance, which has a specific focus on what our youngest children - prenatal to age 3 - and their families need to thrive. Previously, she worked in communications in other early childhood nonprofits, higher education, and the music industry. Elaine is a die-hard Tar Heel fan who lives in Durham, NC, with her husband and toddler son.
Blog Post List
June 22, 2022
On June 9 th , babies, families and advocates gathered at the General Assembly in Raleigh for the 5th Annual Strolling Thunder Advocacy Day to tell state policymakers that when we lift up babies and families, we all can soar! State legislators joined families for a playdate on the lawn to fly kites and hear directly from families and early childhood professionals about issues that impact our state’s youngest children. ST Group.jpg While children enjoyed crafts and activities, Rep. David Willis, Rep. Vernetta Alston, and Sen. Murdock spoke to the crowd about their support for issues ranging...
MomsRising Education Fund
May 31, 2018
On June 7th, it’s time to put some booties on the ground! The North Carolina Early Education Coalition (the Coalition) is ready to take Raleigh by storm as it holds its first Strolling ThunderTM event on June 7, 2018, from 8:30am-12:00pm at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and Bicentennial Plaza. As a state partner in the national ZERO TO THREE Think BabiesTM campaign, we are bringing families with young children and other early childhood advocates to the General Assembly to raise public awareness and speak with their policymakers about making the potential of every baby in North...